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UPDATE 2-Saudi Aramco gives nine banks top roles on world's biggest IPO - sources

Saudi Aramco has hired nine banks as joint global coordinators to lead its planned initial public offering (IPO), slated to be the world's largest, two sources familiar with the matter told ...

UPDATE 2-Saudi Aramco gives nine banks top roles on world's biggest IPO - sources

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UPDATE 3-Saudi Aramco gives nine banks top roles on world's biggest IPO -sources Saudi Aramco has hired nine banks as joint global coordinators to lead its planned initial public offering (IPO), slated to be the world's largest, tw...
10:24, 09/11/2019

Saudi Aramco gives nine banks top roles on world's biggest IPO: sources Saudi Aramco has hired nine banks as joint global coordinators to lead its planned initial public offering (IPO), slated to be the world's largest, tw...
09:12, 09/11/2019

UPDATE 1-Aramco hires nine banks for IPO top roles - sources Saudi Aramco has hired nine banks as joint global coordinators to lead its planned initial public offering (IPO), slated to be the world's largest, tw...
06:48, 09/11/2019

Banks scramble to re-pitch for Aramco IPO roles: sources Investment banks are scrambling to re-pitch to advise Saudi Aramco on a possible initial public offering, sources familiar with the matter said, with ...
09:36, 07/02/2019

Saudi Aramco asks banks to pitch for roles in planned IPO-sources Saudi Aramco has formally asked major banks to submit proposals for potential roles in its planned initial public offering, two sources with direct kn...
10:48, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco likely to give IPO roles to Citi, Goldman, HSBC and Samba -source Saudi Aramco is likely to give roles to Citi, Goldman Sachs, HSBC and Samba Financial Bank for its planned initial public offering (IPO), a source fam...
15:48, 09/08/2019

RPT-UPDATE 2-Seven banks face EU antitrust fines for forex rigging - sources Barclays, Citigroup , HSBC, JPMorgan and three other banks are set to be fined by EU antitrust regulators in coming weeks for rigging the multi-trilli...
01:24, 05/10/2019

Europe Fines 5 Banks $1.2 Billion for Their Roles in Foreign Exchange Cartels Traders at Barclays, Citigroup, JPMorgan Chase, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group and the Royal Bank of Scotland engaged in anti-competitive behavior, th...
11:36, 05/16/2019

Exclusive: Saudi Aramco valuation gap persists as IPO talks resume - sources Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman is insisting on a $2 trillion valuation of oil firm Aramco, even though some bankers and company insiders say t...
09:12, 08/07/2019

Exclusive: Aramco Trading sells first U.S. West Texas Light crude to South Korea's Hyundai - sources Aramco Trading Company (ATC) sold its first-ever cargo of U.S. West Texas Light (WTL) crude, with a South Korean refiner the buyer, as the Saudi Aramc...
00:48, 08/28/2019

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco signs U.S. LNG deal with Sempra Saudi Aramco has entered into a 20-year agreement with U.S.-based Sempra Energy to purchase liquefied natural gas(LNG) from its subsidiary Sempra LNG,...
02:00, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Saudi Aramco reports 2018 net income of $111.1 bln Saudi Aramco reported on Wednesday a net income attributable to shareholders of $111.1 billion in 2018, up from $75.9 billion the year before, accordi...
06:48, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Exxon shareholders reject splitting CEO, board chair roles Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders on Wednesday rejected a proposal that would have split the roles of the chief executive and board chairman at the larges...
10:12, 05/29/2019

UPDATE 1-UAE official: Saudi Aramco attacks are a dangerous escalation Attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia are a dangerous escalation and the international community should stand by Riyadh and ensure regional stability,...
00:24, 09/17/2019

UPDATE 1- Iran hardliners likely to gain from tensions over Aramco attacks Iran distanced itself on Sunday from attacks on Saudi oil facilities but hardliners in Tehran might chalk the assaults up as a win against Washington'...
09:24, 09/15/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia names head of PIF as Aramco chairman Saudi Arabia has named Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, known as the PIF, as chairman of Aramco, replacing Energy Minis...
17:36, 09/02/2019

UPDATE 3-Saudi Aramco inks 20-year deal with Sempra for LNG supply Saudi Aramco signed a 20-year agreement to buy liquefied natural gas (LNG) from a forthcoming export terminal in Texas that U.S.-based Sempra Energy i...
13:00, 05/22/2019

Cloud company Datadog hires banks for IPO: sources Datadog Inc, the cloud monitoring company whose investors include a wealth manager for Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg, has hired investm...
20:24, 07/26/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites 'under control' after drone attacks Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked fires that the state oil company brought under control...
23:01, 09/13/2019

Exclusive: Banks to invest around $50 million in digital cash settlement project - sources Several of the world's largest banks are in the process of investing around $50 million to create a digital cash system using blockchain technology to...
18:36, 05/16/2019

EU antitrust regulators to fine banks for forex exchange rate rigging - sources EU antitrust regulators are set to fine a group of banks including Barclays, Citigroup , HSBC and JPMorgan in the coming weeks for rigging foreign exc...
09:24, 05/09/2019

Record low rates deliver competitive advantages to Australia's biggest banks: regulator Australia's banking watchdog on Friday said record-low interest rates are likely to benefit the country's "Big Four" lenders over their smaller counte...
03:12, 09/13/2019

Banks readying 2.5 billion euro loan in TIM-Vodafone Italy tower deal: sources A group of banks is set to lend Telecom Italia unit INWIT up to 2.5 billion euros ($2.8 billion) to help it merge its towers with those of Vodafone, t...
11:12, 07/01/2019

Exclusive: Grab eyes Singapore banking license as regulator studies virtual banks - sources Grab, Southeast Asia's most valuable start-up, is exploring a move into Singapore banking as regulators in the Southeast Asian city-state consider all...
16:36, 06/11/2019

Expected Volcker Rule Update a Win for Large Banks An update of the Volcker rule expected next week will deliver a victory to large banks that have fought regulators’ efforts to clarify trading definit...
12:36, 08/16/2019

UPDATE 1-World's central banks tackle technology with innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely...
05:12, 06/30/2019

UPDATE 2-Nigeria orders banks to lend or face sanctions Nigeria's central bank will try to force banks to lend more or face higher cash reserve requirements, part of a series of measures aimed at reviving a...
11:48, 07/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.53 million) for colluding to rig the foreign exchange market, Switzerland's competi...
01:24, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market, ...
02:36, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 2-Oman hires banks for dollar bond after cutting deficit The government of Oman has hired banks ahead of a planned issue of U.S. dollar bonds, its first this year, as the junk-rated country seeks to cover it...
03:48, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 1-S.African tribunal says it can't charge foreign banks in rand-rigging case South Africa's antitrust tribunal concluded on Wednesday that it has no powers to charge foreign banks being investigated in an exchange-rate rigging ...
11:12, 06/12/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. banks clear first hurdle of Federal Reserve's annual stress test The 18 largest banks operating in the United States took the first step toward doling out capital on dividends, share buybacks and other investments o...
15:48, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 1-Banks in Hong Kong condemn violence, urge restoration of 'harmony' Some of Hong Kong's biggest banks published full-page newspaper advertisements on Thursday calling for the preservation of law and order in the Chines...
23:48, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 3-Italian banks back BlackRock's 720 mln euro Carige rescue plan Italian banks have backed a 720 million euro rescue plan ($806 million) for rival Carige that will hand control of the Genoa-based bank to U.S. asset ...
12:24, 05/06/2019

UPDATE 1-European shares edge higher, Deutsche Bank rally lifts banks European shares reversed course from early losses to trade marginally higher on Monday, boosted by German lender Deutsche Bank's major overhaul and on...
02:00, 07/08/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump appeals ruling allowing banks to hand his financial records to Congress U.S. President Donald Trump, three of his children and the Trump Organization on Friday appealed a court order allowing Deutsche Bank AG and Capital O...
12:24, 05/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Airbus to launch new A321 with nearly 200 orders -sources Airbus will launch a long-range version of its A321neo jet at the Paris Airshow on Monday, aiming to carve out new routes for airlines with smaller pl...
01:24, 06/17/2019

UPDATE 2-Mexican government punishes former Pemex CEO - sources Mexico's government has punished the former chief executive of state oil firm Petroleos Mexicanos for misuse of public funds in the purchase of fertil...
18:12, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 2-Broadcom in advanced talks to buy Symantec -sources Chipmaker Broadcom Inc is in advanced talks to buy cybersecurity firm Symantec Corp, according to sources familiar with the matter, as Broadcom seeks ...
19:24, 07/02/2019

UPDATE 1-KKR, GIC betting on India's power sector with $400 mln investment -sources Global investment firm KKR & Co Inc is leading a deal to acquire a controlling stake in India Grid Trust (IndiGrid), in a bet on the country's rapidly...
08:12, 04/30/2019

UPDATE 1-Osram to clear way for AMS takeover offer tonight -sources Osram is likely to waive an agreement on Wednesday that currently prevents AMS from making a takeover bid, paving the way for the Austrian group to en...
06:12, 08/21/2019

UPDATE 1-AirAsia in talks to buy proposed new Airbus A321XLR -sources Malaysian low-cost carrier AirAsia is in negotiations to buy a proposed new longer-range version of the best-selling Airbus A321 passenger jet, two pe...
08:00, 05/31/2019

UPDATE 2-AB InBev set to revive Budweiser Asia IPO with $5 bln float -sources The world's largest brewer, Anheuser-Busch InBev, which shelved a Hong Kong IPO of its Asia Pacific unit in July, is planning to raise about $5 billio...
02:48, 09/12/2019

UPDATE 2-India-U.S. trade talks end without major progress -sources U.S. and Indian trade negotiators ended talks on Friday without making major progress on a range of disputes over tariffs and other protectionist meas...
11:48, 07/12/2019

UPDATE 1-Toyota to produce Lexus NX at Canada plant -sources Toyota Motor Corp will invest hundreds of millions of dollars to produce its Lexus NX luxury crossover vehicle at a Canadian plant, sources said on Mo...
11:24, 04/29/2019

UPDATE 2-Starbucks' China challenger Luckin raises $561 mln in U.S. IPO -sources Luckin Coffee Inc , the Chinese challenger to Starbucks Corp, on Thursday priced its U.S. initial public offering at the top end of its targeted price...
17:12, 05/16/2019

RPT-UPDATE 1-Carlyle, DWS lining up bids for $3.9 bln Arriva sale -sources U.S. buyout fund Carlyle and German asset manager DWS are gearing up to bid for British rail and bus firm Arriva after holding preliminary talks with ...
01:24, 06/06/2019

UPDATE 8-Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019 * U.S. oil drillers cut rigs for third week in a row -Baker Hughes (New throughout, updates prices, market activity and comments; adds rig count data)...
12:24, 05/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Russia's oil production continues to fall after Druzhba contamination -sources Russia's oil production continued to fall this month, two industry sources told Reuters on Monday, under pressure from lower exports after shipments v...
06:24, 05/27/2019

UPDATE 4-WeWork considers slashing IPO valuation amid pushback -sources WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over $20 billion, less ...
10:36, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. Justice Department prepares antitrust investigation of Google - sources The U.S. Justice Department is preparing an investigation of Alphabet Inc's Google to determine whether the tech giant broke antitrust law in how it o...
20:00, 05/31/2019

UPDATE 4-Lions Gate offered to sell Starz to CBS for $5.5 billion - sources Lions Gates Entertainment offered to sell cable channel Starz to CBS Corp for $5.5 billion after rebuffing a lower offer, two sources familiar with th...
17:00, 05/17/2019

UPDATE 4-U.S. Justice Department prepares Google antitrust probe -sources The U.S. Justice Department is preparing an investigation of Alphabet Inc's Google to determine whether the tech giant broke antitrust law in operatin...
22:24, 05/31/2019

UPDATE 1-U.S. rooftop solar company Sunnova Energy plans IPO -sources Sunnova Energy Corp, which finances and manages residential solar and storage systems across the United States, is planning a stock market flotation t...
18:12, 06/11/2019

UPDATE 3-CBS, Viacom reach working agreement on leadership team -sources Viacom Inc and CBS Corp have worked out a management structure in which Viacom Chief Executive Officer Robert Bakish would lead the combined company i...
00:36, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Anbang's Japan properties up for sale, Blackstone seen bidding -sources China's troubled Anbang Insurance Group has put its $2.4 billion property portfolio in Japan up for sale and previous owner Blackstone Group is biddin...
00:12, 08/14/2019

UPDATE 1-Airbus deliveries climb in H1, sources say, leaving production challenge Airbus deliveries rose about 28% in the first half to just under 390 aircraft, putting the planemaker on course to beat crisis-hit Boeing in 2019 but ...
04:12, 07/05/2019

UPDATE 1-Dow Texas lockout may end after fire-hit tank farm reopens -sources The reopening of a portion of a Deer Park, Texas, petrochemical tank farm after a massive mid-March fire may lead to the end of a lockout of union wor...
17:00, 05/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Pilot Flying J buying NGL Energy's TransMontaigne assets -sources Pilot Flying J, a top operator of highway truck stops in North America, has agreed to acquire NGL Energy Partners' TransMontaigne Product Services ass...
10:48, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Tesla to raise prices in China on Aug. 30, may increase again in December -sources U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Inc will raise prices in China on Friday, earlier than planned, and is considering increasing prices again in Decemb...
02:48, 08/26/2019

UPDATE 1-Climate activists disrupt London biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which...
01:12, 07/16/2019

UPDATE 6-Thousands defy crackdown in Moscow's biggest protest for years Tens of thousands of Russians staged what a monitoring group called the country's biggest political protest for eight years on Saturday, defying a cra...
23:12, 08/10/2019

UPDATE 1-White House to host meeting with tech executives on Huawei ban -sources U.S. officials including Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will host a meeting at the White House on Mon...
16:00, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 1-German portaloo firm up for sale, private equity interested -sources German portaloo firm Adco, known for its Dixi and Toi Toi brands, is up for sale with four private equity groups in the last round of bidding for the ...
07:12, 06/24/2019

UPDATE 1-New York state regulator investigating pension transfer deals -sources New York state's financial regulator has subpoenaed four insurance brokers as part of a broad investigation into an industry in which life insurers ta...
17:24, 05/23/2019

UPDATE 1-Exxon Mobil evacuates foreign staff from Iraqi oilfield - sources Exxon Mobil has evacuated all of its foreign staff from Iraq's West Qurna 1 oilfield and is flying them out to Dubai, three sources told Reuters on Sa...
04:48, 05/18/2019

UPDATE 2-White House to host meeting with tech executives on Huawei ban -sources White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow will host a meeting with semiconductor and software executives on Monday to discuss the U.S. ban on sales to...
19:48, 07/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Bulgaria nuclear project attracts China and S.Korea interest-sources State-run companies from China and South Korea have applied to be strategic investors in Bulgaria's revived Belene nuclear project, two industry sourc...
10:48, 08/19/2019

UPDATE 1-Eldorado Resorts clinches $18 bln cash and stock deal for Caesars -sources U.S. casino operator Eldorado Resorts Inc has agreed to merge with Caesars Entertainment Corp in a cash and stock deal that values its peer at about $...
16:12, 06/23/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump intervention triggered EPA's surprise biofuel waiver decision -sources A phone call from U.S. President Donald Trump last week ended a nearly two-month-long review of the nation's biofuels program, three sources familiar ...
19:24, 08/16/2019

UPDATE 3-JPMorgan in pole position to lead WeWork IPO after debt offering -sources WeWork owner The We Company has tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co to head an upcoming debt offering, putting the bank in pole position to lead a planned init...
08:12, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they w...
15:48, 06/21/2019

UPDATE 1-JPMorgan in pole position to lead WeWork IPO after debt offering -sources WeWork owner The We Company has tapped JPMorgan Chase & Co to head an upcoming debt offering, putting the bank in pole position to lead a planned init...
00:36, 08/03/2019

UPDATE 1-Standard Industries, private equity vie for BASF construction chemicals -sources Building materials maker Standard Industries and several private equity groups are vying for BASF's construction chemicals business, which the German ...
11:12, 06/28/2019

UPDATE 3-U.S. forces prepare to evacuate contractors from Iraqi base -military sources U.S. forces are preparing to evacuate hundreds of staff working for Lockheed Martin Corp and Sallyport Global from an Iraqi military base where they w...
04:36, 06/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Commercial property group Garbe plans Frankfurt listing -sources German logistics property group Garbe Industrial Real Estate is preparing for a Frankfurt stock market flotation in the autumn, hoping to benefit from...
05:36, 05/22/2019

UPDATE 2-Cable firm Charter submitted plan to buy Sprint/T-Mobile assets -sources Charter Communications submitted a proposal to the Justice Department to buy telecom assets being sold under the T-Mobile US Inc and Sprint Corp combi...
16:00, 07/24/2019

UPDATE 1-Brazil power firm Light prices offering at 18.75 reais per share -sources Brazilian power company Light SA priced its shares at 18.75 reais ($4.99) per share in a primary and secondary offering that raised 2.5 billion reais ...
22:48, 07/11/2019

UPDATE 5-WeWork mulls slashing IPO valuation as skepticism rises over business model -sources WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over $20 billion, less ...
14:48, 09/05/2019

UPDATE 2-Labor dispute at Canada's biggest port stalls shipping as workers locked out Longshore workers at Canada's biggest port, the Port of Vancouver, were locked out on Thursday in a labor dispute over technology changes, potentially...
10:12, 05/30/2019

UPDATE 2-Trump expected to attend White House tech meeting where Huawei will be discussed -sources U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to drop in on a Monday meeting of top technology companies, including the chief executives of Intel Corp and B...
15:36, 07/22/2019

UPDATE 1-Hedge fund Elliott hires Goldman Sachs partner Steven Barg -sources Hedge fund Elliott Management has hired Goldman Sachs partner Steven Barg who headed the investment bank's shareholder defense practice, two sources f...
14:48, 08/09/2019

UPDATE 1-Trump expected to drop in on White House tech meeting with Broadcom, Intel CEOs -sources U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to drop in on a Monday meeting of top technology companies, including the CEOs of Intel Corp and Broadcom Inc,...
10:24, 07/22/2019

U.S. Banks Rush In as European Banks Stumble The retrenchment of Deutsche Bank and other former European financial powerhouses has left a gaping hole in European banking. U.S. banks are filling t...
09:48, 07/08/2019

Investors Shun Banks Buying Other Banks Shares of banks buying other banks are underperforming, reflecting investor concerns that potential economic weakness could depress future earnings an...
12:48, 06/16/2019

UPDATE 3-White House pushes biofuel deal to biofuel producers, oil refiners -sources White House officials on Wednesday urged U.S. biofuel producers and oil refiners to accept a deal to lift biofuel blending mandates in 2020, saying ov...
17:48, 09/11/2019

The biggest video game show of the year is about to kick off — here are the 13 biggest games to keep an eye on "Final Fantasy VII Remake"/Square Enix The video game industry's big annual trade show, E3 2019, kicks off on June 8. E3 is the annual event where th...
22:00, 06/07/2019

Google’s Biggest Event of the Year Just Started. Here Are the 4 Biggest Announcements So Far Google on Tuesday kicked off the first day of its 2019 I/O developer conference with a keynote highlighting the company’s latest projects and pr...
14:48, 05/07/2019

World's biggest brewer plans year's biggest IPO Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to raise as much as $9.8 billion when it lists its Asia business in Hong Kong in what could be the biggest IPO of the y...
06:00, 07/03/2019

The world's biggest brewer is planning the year's biggest IPO Anheuser-Busch InBev is hoping to raise as much as $9.8 billion when it lists its Asia business in Hong Kong in what could be the biggest IPO of the y...
16:48, 07/02/2019

How to Tap Into Aramco's IPO Many investors outside of Saudi Arabia are unfamiliar with the market and its rules. Here’s how foreign investors might gain exposure to Aramco shares...
21:12, 09/10/2019

Saudi Aramco The world’s most valuable company may not be Apple Inc. That crown could instead belong to Aramco, as Saudi Arabian Oil Co. is better known. The spraw...
14:24, 07/05/2019

Stars who missed out on major roles You win some, you lose some - and the same goes for the stars! We've rounded up a list of celebrities who have lost out on or turned down major r...
05:53, 04/28/2019

Max Wright, Who Went From Theater Roles to ‘ALF,’ Dies at 75 He was best known for playing a suburban father who lives with a furry alien. But he preferred the stage, and he said he had been “hugely eager” for t...
13:12, 07/02/2019

Now The War of the Worlds has spread to inner space Carl Guyenette has turned musician Jeff Wayne's 70’s concept album into two hours of immersive terror – by putting all the tech at the service of the ...
08:48, 05/24/2019

Saudi Aramco attacks: What we know so far An attack on Saudi Arabia that triggered the biggest jump in oil prices in almost 30 years was carried out with Iranian weapons, a Saudi-led coalition...
13:37, 09/16/2019

Brad Pitt Knows He Can't Compete With These Two Stars for Roles No Hollywood A-lister is a fit for every role--just ask Brad Pitt. The Oscar-winning actor and star of the upcoming Ad Astra has a laundry list of ...
12:00, 09/16/2019

Another Term In PM's Cabinet For Prakash Javadekar, Man Of Many Roles Human Resource Development, Environment, Information and Broadcasting, Parliamentary Affairs and party spokesperson too, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar ...
13:48, 05/30/2019

At 50, Watts relishes in a plethora of rich roles NEW YORK (AP) — It’s often said that actresses have trouble finding meaty roles as they get older, but at age 50, Naomi Watts is flourishing, wi...
13:24, 06/26/2019

The Secrets Behind Patrick Swayze's Most Memorable Roles So many of Patrick Swayze's roles have a certain adjective in common. He was the hunky dance instructor, the hunky bouncer, the hunky surfing bank ro...
11:00, 08/18/2019

Comedian Jim Gaffigan gives up Hot Pockets for drama roles For three decades, stand-up comedian Jim Gaffigan has worked hard for the funny. But a string of dramatic movie roles are taking his career down a dif...
17:12, 05/30/2019

Where ‘The Outer Worlds' gets its sense of humor In The Outer Worlds, there are specially bred swine called "cystypigs." You find them in a factory farm near Fallbrook, a smuggler's town on a di...
00:12, 06/14/2019

Sun embroiled in more podium controversy at worlds There was more podium drama at the world swimming championships on Tuesday as British bronze medallist Duncan Scott refused to shake hands with Sun Ya...
09:24, 07/23/2019

Mysterious 'Sub-Neptunes' are probably water worlds Water worlds that each possess thousands of times more water than Earth does may be more common than Earth-like rocky planets in the Milky Way galaxy ...
03:36, 05/14/2019

The Outer Worlds Is An RPG About Controlling The Narrative If you fall into the category of people who believe that 2010’s Fallout: New Vegas was the best game in the series, then The Outer Worlds might be for...
12:24, 06/17/2019

Aramco IPO may come 'sooner rather than later': The Schork Report Stephen Schork of The Schork Report discusses the concerns over Aramco's potential initial public offering and how the volatility in oil prices p...
14:36, 08/13/2019

At Saudi Aramco, Changes at the Top Point to a Coming I.P.O. A banker with ties to Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is the new chairman. It’s another sign that the Saudi oil giant is preparing for a public offer...
11:48, 09/05/2019

Saudi Officials Consider Delaying Aramco IPO Saudi Arabian officials are discussing delaying Aramco’s initial public offering, after attacks on the company’s largest oil facilities sidelined more...
07:36, 09/16/2019

Key technology boss at U.S. Census Bureau switches roles The U.S. Census Bureau official tasked with managing the massive technology infrastructure underpinning the 2020 census has switched roles, leaving a ...
14:24, 05/10/2019

Women slowly taking on more leading roles in entertainment Female filmmakers are seeing more representation in Hollywood’s less mainstream corners. Women are writing, directing and producing more independent f...
14:12, 06/19/2019

A look back at Doris Day's most celebrated roles – video obituary The actor, singer and animal welfare activist has died at the age of 97. Day was known for a string of successful musicals and romantic comedies, as w...
02:12, 05/14/2019

Van Dijk ruled out of worlds with double fracture "Ellen van Dijk (Trek-Segafredo \u0026 the Netherlands) has been ruled out of the upcoming World Championships after suffering a broken humerus and pe...
05:36, 09/09/2019

The Outer Worlds Is Just As Screwed Up As Real Life Before one of the designers of The Outer Worlds talked to me about the game he worked on, he commented on the Buffy The Vampire Slayer patch on the ba...
11:48, 08/02/2019

Women's World Cup: Norway and Nigeria are worlds apart Norway beat Nigeria 3-0 at the Women's World Cup on Saturday. The two teams are worlds apart on the field and are also are fighting very different bat...
13:48, 06/09/2019

New Campaign Is Asking Every Country on Earth to Name Distant Worlds A new campaign headed by the International Astronomical Union (IAU) called IAU100 NameExoWorlds will allow each country in the world to name a star an...
15:12, 06/07/2019

DeBrincat scores twice as US routs Denmark 7-1 at worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Alex DeBrincat had two goals and an assist to help the United States rout Denmark 7-1 on Saturday for the Americans’ fou...
07:48, 05/18/2019

Lilly King says her DQ at worlds was fair, but the process may not have been Outspoken swimmer acknowledges she made an illegal turn in her 200-meter breaststroke heat but says her comments criticizing FINA might have impacted ...
03:00, 07/26/2019

Heaven’s Vault review – new worlds, new words A gripping adventure from award-winning studio Inkle casts you as an archaeologist translating an ancient alien languageHeaven’s Vault, a science fict...
14:36, 05/13/2019

Coleman set for worlds after USADA charge withdrawn World 100 meters favorite Christian Coleman is eligible to compete in this month's world championships and the 2020 Olympics after a whereabouts charg...
22:36, 09/02/2019

Saudi Officials Consider Delaying Aramco IPO After Attacks Saudi Arabian officials are discussing delaying Aramco’s initial public offering, after attacks on the company’s largest oil facilities sidelined more...
09:48, 09/16/2019

Attack Increases Risks for Saudi Aramco's IPO The attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities are testing new top officials at the Saudi Arabian Oil Co. and the kingdom’s national oil ministry, addin...
05:00, 09/16/2019

Aramco Bulks Up on Refining With $15 Billion Deal Saudi Aramco is buying a stake in Reliance’s energy business, worth some $15 billion including debt, a move that would help match its enormous crude p...
15:12, 08/12/2019

Aramco tells Indian refiner it will get oil: source Saudi Aramco has told one Indian refinery there will be no immediate impact on oil supplies as it will deliver crude from other sources and had adequa...
09:00, 09/15/2019

Saudi Aramco to buy liquid natural gas from US company NEW YORK (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s state owned oil company will begin buying liquid natural gas from a U.S. company under a 20 year agreement. Saudi...
12:36, 05/22/2019

Yo Ho, Yo Ho, It's Johnny Depp's Birthday! See All of His Iconic Roles Over Three Decades to Celebrate Argh, matey! Everyone's favorite pirate is celebrating his birthday and we are trying so hard not to sing "A Pirate's Life for Me" in celebration. Si...
09:12, 06/09/2019

Show Me the Movies! Check Out Tom Cruise's Most Iconic Roles Over the Last Three Decades Show me the birthday! Today is Tom Cruise's birthday--he's turning 57 years old--which means everyone should be showing him some birthday love and qu...
08:48, 07/03/2019

Russell Crowe reveals the two major movie roles he missed out on Russell Crowe has starred in a countless number of movies and won two Oscars, but the actor could have been even richer and more popular if he had sai...
05:48, 06/22/2019

Before She Was a Funny Mom, Amy Schumer Was a Hilarious Comedian & Actress and Her Top Roles Prove It We feel pretty great about the fact that today is Amy Schumer's birthday. The blonde beauty has a lot to celebrate this year, since this is her first...
15:12, 06/01/2019

More State Treasurers Back Split of Facebook's CEO and Chairman Roles Seven state treasurers are backing a shareholder proposal that would oust Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg from his dual role as chairman of the social-me...
11:48, 05/30/2019

Cowboys rookies seek roles behind star RB Ezekiel Elliott Dallas Cowboys showed they want to ease the load on 2-time NFL rushing champion Ezekiel Elliott by drafting Tony Pollard in 4th round and Mike Weber i...
16:00, 05/11/2019

Three Cheers for Milo Ventimiglia's Iconic TV Characters! Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? Milo Ventimiglia is the TV man of our dreams. Beginning in the mid '90s, the actor has wooed fans one TV series after the other. He's been on shows l...
11:00, 07/08/2019

Exxon shareholders reject splitting CEO, board chair roles Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders on Wednesday rejected a proposal that would have split the roles of the chief executive and board chairman at the larges...
10:12, 05/29/2019

Alan Cumming and other LGBTQ stars on their game-changing roles Alan Cumming: “Instinct” (CBS) If you want to see how far the pendulum has swung for LGBTQ representation, try the CBS crime procedural “Instinct,” ba...
08:36, 06/21/2019

UK energy companies fail to promote women to executive roles Male-dominated boards due to lack of flexible working and unconscious bias, report findsLeading UK energy companies are failing to promote women into ...
00:12, 05/16/2019

'Mirror Worlds' Creator Wants to Displace Facebook—With Blockchain Computer science professor David Gelernter envisaged social networks long before Facebook. Now, he wants to reclaim the concept, using blockchain tech...
11:36, 07/04/2019

Mysterious Worlds: Travels to the Faerie and Shamanic Realms There are many accounts of a land of immortality and eternal youth in world myths and legends, as well as shamanic and indigenous spiritual traditions...
10:48, 05/15/2019

Felix ready to compete in U.S. relay pool for worlds Six-times Olympic champion Allyson Felix will be a part of the United States' 4x400 metres relay pool for next month's world championships in Doha, he...
15:00, 08/28/2019

Skateboarder Sky Brown, 11, takes bronze at worlds with eye on Olympics Brown, 11, takes bronze at world skateboarding championshipsBritish prodigy remains on track to qualify for Tokyo OlympicsShaun White finishes 13th in...
19:00, 09/14/2019

The Outer Worlds doesn't shy away from its Fallout roots - and that's great When Obsidian Entertainment revealed The Outer Worlds at E3 2018 it was hard to ignore the radioactive elephant in the room. A dystopian sci-fi RPG wi...
02:24, 06/14/2019

Mars invades: Jeff Wayne's 'The War of the Worlds' goes interactive Twenty-first-century Londoners will be transported back to the late 19th century of H.G. Wells' "The War of the Worlds" to join a fight for survival a...
09:00, 05/31/2019

Sean Carroll Thinks We All Exist on Multiple Worlds In his book *Something Deeply Hidden*, the physicist explores the idea of Many Worlds, which holds that the universe continually splits into new branc...
11:36, 09/10/2019

| Dressel drives on but Sun doping spats overshadow worlds Caeleb Dressel swam a sizzling 100m freestyle heat as fallout from the bust-up between Sun Yang and Duncan Scott continued to swirl at the world champ...
01:48, 07/24/2019

| Campbell stalks Manuel at swimming worlds after doping row Simone Manuel set the pace in the women's 100m freestyle as normal service resumed at the FINA World Championships after a doping storm threatened to ...
00:48, 07/25/2019

Losing yourself in virtual worlds can have good as well a negative effects Enlarge / A visitor holds a hand control unit to play Minecraft during the EGX gaming conference in London, September 2014. (credit: Chris Ratcliffe/B...
04:36, 07/17/2019

Obsidian's 'The Outer Worlds' is coming to Nintendo Switch Obsidian had already revealed its Fallout-esque sci-fi RPG The Outer Worlds will debut on PC, Xbox One and PS4 October 25th. Sometime after that, it&#...
01:24, 07/31/2019

Straddling Two Worlds: Transracial Adoption and the Authenticity of Blackness “You are my worst fear realized,” a black woman—and complete stranger—said to me after I concluded my keynote speech. She continued, “I came to hear y...
19:48, 07/25/2019

Russia to host 2023 hockey worlds in St. Petersburg BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — The International Ice Hockey Federation has picked the Russian city of St. Petersburg to host the 2023 world championships...
06:00, 05/24/2019

Swimming: Dressel dominant, Ledecky 'struggling' at worlds Caeleb Dressel swam within himself in the 100 meters butterfly heats and eased up in the 50 freestyle preliminaries yet no one was able to get a jump ...
00:12, 07/26/2019

The moon was once a frontier. But new worlds now beckon | Martin Rees Fifty years ago, Nasa’s moon landing enthralled my generation. But the cosmos holds other secrets that space exploration could unlockMy favourite chil...
00:00, 07/20/2019

| Coe more worried by heat at Tokyo Olympics than Doha worlds IAAF President Sebastian Coe says he is more worried about the potentially searing heat at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics than the IAAF World Championships i...
22:48, 08/29/2019

Swimming: Dressel, Ledecky strike gold for U.S. at worlds Caeleb Dressel lit up the pool by winning his fourth, fifth and sixth gold medals on Saturday but even his electric performance failed to brighten the...
17:12, 07/27/2019

Obsidian's 'The Outer Worlds' launches on October 25th You now have a date to mark on your calendar if you've been looking forward to Obsidian's The Outer Worlds since it was announced in late 20...
14:48, 06/09/2019

Greco-Roman Wrestlers Continue To Struggle At Worlds The Olympic qualification was at stake in three categories but all three Indians cut a sorry figure as Manish (67kg), Sunil Kumar (87kg) and Ravi (97k...
04:36, 09/16/2019

US, Russia Finland in same group at 2020 hockey worlds ZURICH (AP) — The United States, Russia and defending champion Finland will join host Switzerland in an eight-team group based in Zurich at the 2020 h...
06:48, 05/28/2019

| Kipchoge to skip Doha worlds due to record tilt Marathon great Eliud Kipchoge will skip the IAAF World Championships in Doha as he prepares for another tilt at breaking the event's mythical two-hour...
05:24, 05/07/2019

Iran dismisses as "pointless" U.S. claims about Aramco attacks - TV Iran dismissed as "pointless" U.S. claims that Tehran was behind drone attacks which hit two of Saudi Arabia's Aramco oil installations on Saturday, ...
05:12, 09/15/2019

Correction in oil prices short-term: Former Saudi Aramco VP Sadad Al-Husseini, former Saudi Aramco exec. vice president, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" to discuss OPEC's decision to extend oil supply cut...
15:48, 07/02/2019

Yemen's Houthis say Aramco plants still a target: tweets Yemen's Houthi movement said on Monday that Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants were still a target and could be attacked at "any moment", warning fo...
01:48, 09/16/2019

New chairman says working to prepare Saudi Aramco listing Saudi Aramco's new chairman Yasir al-Rumayyan said on Wednesday he would work with international parties and local ministries to prepare for a listing...
08:24, 09/04/2019

Saudi Aramco ready for record $2tn IPO after first-half results Profits fell 12% but company still ahead of world’s six biggest listed oil producers combinedSaudi Arabia’s state-owned oil group is ready to move ahe...
20:12, 08/14/2019

Saudi Arabia names head of PIF as Aramco chairman Saudi Arabia has named Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, known as the PIF, as chairman of Aramco, replacing Energy Minis...
23:48, 09/02/2019

Iran hardliners likely to gain from tensions over Aramco attacks Iran distanced itself on Sunday from attacks on Saudi oil facilities but hardliners in Tehran might chalk the assaults up as a win against Washington'...
09:00, 09/15/2019

UAE official: Saudi Aramco attacks are a dangerous escalation Attacks on oil plants in Saudi Arabia are a dangerous escalation and the international community should stand by Riyadh and ensure regional stability,...
00:00, 09/17/2019

Saudi Aramco tells investors it's ready to go public Saudi Aramco's CFO said the company is ready for an initial public offering, but the timing will be up to its owner, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia....
12:15, 08/12/2019

More Than Half Of Saudi Oil Output Hit After Attacks On Aramco Plants Saudi Arabia drone attack: Explosions and towering fireballs struck the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil empire on Saturday in an apparent wave of drone at...
23:24, 09/14/2019

Drone attacks set Saudi Aramco oil facilities ablaze Massive fires broke out at two Saudi oil facilities following drone attacks. Online videos showed massive blazes and plumes of smoke, although the Sau...
01:24, 09/14/2019

Aramco IPO, Economic Slowdown to Weigh on OPEC Meeting OPEC and its oil-producing allies are under considerable pressure as fresh forecasts point to declining global demand growth for crude and a potential...
09:36, 09/11/2019

Aramco Plans Two-Part Saudi Listing to Expedite IPO Saudi Arabia is planning a two-part listing of Aramco on its domestic stock market to ensure that the exchange can easily absorb what would be the kin...
21:12, 09/10/2019

Saudi Aramco reportedly favors Tokyo for its overseas IPO Aramco's IPO will take place over two stages: A flotation on the Saudi stock exchange later this year, and an international listing in 2020 or 20...
04:00, 08/30/2019

Heyman and Bischoff fill new WWE executive creative roles under Vince McMahon Paul Heyman and Eric Bischoff will serve as the new "executive directors" of Raw and SmackDown, respectively, overseeing creative development as they ...
08:48, 06/27/2019

'Shawshank Redemption' at 25: Why Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise pulled out of major roles Did you know Brad Pitt (and James Gandolfini) could have starred in "Shawshank Redemption"" Here's why both actors pulled out of the movie.  ...
00:48, 09/17/2019

Check Out (Marky) Mark Wahlberg's Funky & Fun Movie Roles Throughout the Last Two Decades Cheers to Marky Mark and his funky (and fun) bunch of movie roles! Today, Mark Wahlberg turns 48 years old and boy oh boy the man is just getting bet...
13:12, 06/05/2019

Grave Goods Demand Gender Roles In Viking History To Be Rewritten. Or Do They? A Norwegian archaeologist, Marianne Moen, is making the big claim 'the past’ is incorrectly interpreted and that Viking Norway men’s and women’s cultu...
15:00, 06/28/2019

Cate Blanchett Is 50! Look Back at All Her Iconic Roles From Elizabeth to Ocean's Eight to Celebrate Today is Cate Blanchett's birthday so we've renamed it Cate Blanchett Day! It has a nice ring to it, don't you think? The Oscar-winning actress is ba...
15:24, 05/14/2019

Latino actors make up 4.5% of speaking roles in Hollywood, study finds New study examining representation in the top 100 films from the last decade shows community is largely ignored on the big screenA new report has foun...
14:48, 08/26/2019

Mississippi immigration raids thrust kids into adult roles. They're still children Even the youngest children of the undocumented immigrants swept up in workplace immigration raids across Mississippi were suddenly thrust into adultho...
13:36, 08/10/2019

Exxon shareholders reject resolutions on climate and splitting CEO, chairman roles Exxon Mobil Corp shareholders on Wednesday rejected a proposal to split the chief executive officer and board chairman roles that some had promoted to...
05:12, 05/30/2019

Reports: Jack O’Connell, Jason Isaacs up for ‘Twisting My Melon’ roles "Unbroken" and "71" actor Jack O'Connell and "Star Trek: Discovery" and "Harry Potter" alum Jason Isaacs are in final talks to star in the Shaun Ryder...
09:48, 09/06/2019

Aston Martin trio confirmed for roles in new James Bond film News 20 Jun, 2019 A trio of Aston Martin's, including the new Valhalla hypercar, will feature in the upcoming unnamed James Bond fi...
00:00, 06/21/2019

BlackRock Splits Leadership Roles at European Stock-Picking Unit BlackRock is installing a new boss at its European stock-picking arm as the Wall Street behemoth looks to boost returns and assets in that part of its...
17:36, 06/13/2019

We might soon find out if the Earth-like worlds orbiting TRAPPIST-1 can support life The James Webb Space Telescope is going to be an incredible tool for scientists to peer deep into space, returning information that could teach us a l...
20:12, 08/14/2019

Discover the artist who builds tiny worlds with basic chemistry The photo shows a tiny world created by artist Hicham Berrada from wax, acid, metal salts and chemistry. It comes alive at his exhibition at London’s ...
09:48, 07/02/2019

'The Outer Worlds,' 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' among Best of E3 2019 nominees The Game Critics Awards, which are decided by critics from 64 publications, released on Tuesday their nominees for the Best of E3 2019 including "The ...
14:12, 06/25/2019

The Unseen Worlds Beneath Us: Places of Beauty, Danger and Wisdom Robert Macfarlane’s “Underland” explores ancient forests, urban catacombs and buried rivers to probe the secrets of man’s often malign influence on th...
02:36, 06/07/2019

NASA’s TESS planet hunter just spotted a trio of new worlds NASA’s TESS — Transiting Exoplanet Survey Satellite — has been scanning the skies for a little over a year now and it’s alread...
15:24, 07/30/2019

The Outer Worlds: release date, news, trailers and gameplay Fallout: New Vegas developer Obsidian Entertainment, along with publisher Private Division, will release its new single-player sci-fi shooter-looter R...
15:48, 06/09/2019

Simone Manuel becomes first American woman to sweep 50 and 100 freestyle at worlds Simone Manuel completed a sweep of the 50 and 100-meter freestyles at the world swimming championships on Sunday night      ...
17:00, 07/28/2019

Records tumble as Team USA enjoy huge night at worlds American swimmers smashed records and grabbed gold at the world championships on Friday, with sprint king Caeleb Dressel taking down Michael Phelps' 1...
11:36, 07/26/2019

Borderlands 3: New characters and worlds add clever variety to a solid formula We attended a theatre and hands-on presentation of Borderlands 3 at E3 and were pleased by how Gearbox is polishing an already solid foundation into s...
05:48, 06/17/2019

| Team SA vets & masters added more medals at surfski worlds The SA Masters surfski team took centre stage at the Ocean Racing world champs as the team added five medals to those won earlier by the juniors and U...
14:24, 09/12/2019

Katie Ledecky Withdraws From 2 Races at Swimming Worlds Because of Illness The five-time Olympic champion pulled out of the final for the 1,500-meter freestyle and the qualifying heats for the 200 free on Tuesday, two days af...
22:24, 07/22/2019

Oculus Insight: how Facebook unplugged VR and opened virtual worlds to everyone VR can be a pain – setting up sensors or emitters, connecting cables and configuring the hardware can take so long, it might not seem worthwhil...
18:36, 09/14/2019

Canada shuts out Denmark, Austria relegated at hockey worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Canada shut out Denmark 5-0 for a fifth straight victory at the ice hockey world championship on Monday. Sam Reinhart scored t...
15:36, 05/20/2019

| Ex-Athletics boss and Qatari TV director investigated over Doha Worlds The boss of Qatari television channel and an ex-athletics chief are under investigation since over alleged corruption in regards to the World Athletic...
15:36, 05/21/2019

Can't get to Galaxy's Edge? Here are 10 Star Wars worlds you can visit right here on Earth Over the course of 10 movies and four decades, "Star Wars" has been filmed in dozens of countries from Tunisia to the Maldives. Here are 10 planets an...
09:24, 06/01/2019

Plastic pollution in worlds' oceans could have $2.5 trillion impact, study says A new study suggests that the plastic pollution problem in the world's oceans is having an economic impact that is startling – perhaps as much as $2.5...
05:47, 04/28/2019

Oil prices rise over 1% on drone attack on Saudi Aramco facilities Oil prices rose over 1% on Tuesday after top exporter Saudi Arabia said explosive-laden drones launched by a Yemeni-armed movement aligned to Iran had...
12:24, 05/14/2019

Saudi Arabia replaces Aramco chairman with head of PIF - Bloomberg Saudi Arabia has named Yasir al-Rumayyan, head of the kingdom's sovereign wealth fund, known as the PIF, as the chairman of state oil giant Aramco, re...
17:36, 09/02/2019

Aramco Plans Split IPO, Shunning London, Hong Kong Saudi Aramco is considering a plan to split the world’s largest IPO into two stages, debuting a portion of its shares on the Saudi stock exchange late...
18:00, 08/29/2019

Saudi, Gulf stocks fall after attacks on Aramco oil plants Saudi stocks fell sharply on Sunday, after attacks on two plants at the heart of the kingdom's oil industry a day earlier knocked out more than half o...
09:00, 09/15/2019

Reliance Industries' $15 Billion Deal With Saudi Aramco: 10 Points Reliance Industries chairman and managing director Mukesh Ambani said on Monday that Saudi Aramco will buy a 20 per cent stake in his group's oil-to-c...
07:50, 08/12/2019

Croft: The change of leadership at Saudi Aramco may put it on a faster track towards an IPO Helima Croft of RBC Capital Markets discusses the move by Saudi Crown Prince Salman to replace the chairman of Aramco, as the oil giant continue to ed...
11:24, 09/03/2019

Site For Saudi Aramco, Abu Dhabi National Oil Refinery Identified The 1.2 million barrels per day refinery and associated petrochemical project is seen as a game changer - offering India steady fuel supplies and meet...
09:00, 06/19/2019

‘The Haunting of Hill House’ season 2 will bring back original actors in new roles The Haunting of Hill House was one of the most surprising, exciting, and horrifying Netflix releases last fall, and the streaming giant is already wor...
10:00, 07/17/2019

‘Dora and the Lost City of Gold’ brings positive Latino roles to the big screen Actors Isabela Moner and Eugenio Derbez know the "Dora the Explorer" film adaptation explores largely uncharted territory for Latino representation in...
15:36, 08/08/2019

Happy Birthday, Chris Hemsworth! From Thor to Bad Times at the El Royale, Which of His Roles Is Your Favorite? By Odin's beard! Chris Hemsworth is turning 36 today and if you went to the movies at all over the last year, there's no doubt the actor was on your ...
08:48, 08/11/2019

Latino characters only make up 4.5 percent of Hollywood speaking roles, study finds Latinos make up 18% of the U.S. population and 24% of its frequent moviegoers, yet they rarely see themselves on movie screens.    ...
16:24, 08/26/2019

'It was not easy': Caeleb Dressel wins three titles in one night at swim worlds Dressel has six golds and seven medals with one night to goIllness-plagued Ledecky rallies on last lap to win 800 freeCaeleb Dressel made history – ag...
11:36, 07/27/2019

From Cyberpunk 2077 to The Outer Worlds: are role-playing games getting too predictable? Two forthcoming games are generating a lot of buzz – but they also suggest the genre is in need of a shakeupIt might be set in space rather than on an...
08:12, 08/20/2019

The Outer Worlds E3 Demo Featured Flexible Combat And Strategic Lying This week, my colleague Jason Schreier and I had a chance to sit in on a demo for The Outer Worlds, the newest game from Obsidian Entertainment. Outer...
09:48, 06/14/2019

Water Worlds Could Have Mind-Bogglingly Deep Oceans, New Models Suggest Scientists have good reason to believe that so-called water worlds—exoplanets with surfaces covered entirely by a single gigantic ocean—are common in ...
14:24, 04/29/2019

The Outer Worlds devs talk gameplay missions, DLC, character companions and more We sat down with The Outer Worlds narrative designer Dan McPhee to talk about the underpinnings of Obsidian's brave new world and its fascinating syst...
00:24, 07/16/2019

Voracious black holes could feed alien life on rogue worlds Black holes are engines of destruction on a cosmic scale, but they may also be the bringers of life. New research on supermassive black holes suggests...
10:48, 06/21/2019

Germany beats Finland, Czech Republic tops Swiss at worlds KOSICE, Slovakia (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored tiebreaking and go-ahead goals late in the third period, lifting Germany to a 4-2 win over Finland at th...
10:12, 05/21/2019

Worlds collide as Fortnite meets tennis in Arthur Ashe Stadium The Billie Jean King National Tennis Center and Arthur Ashe Stadium have been transformed into a high-tech $30 million Fortnite festival made for kids...
19:48, 07/26/2019

North Korea urged by swim worlds organizers to send a team GWANGJU, South Korea (AP) — With North Korea so far declining to send a team, organizers of the aquatics world championships in South Korea in July ar...
03:00, 05/23/2019

Life on icy alien worlds may resemble creatures under submerged Hawaiian volcano BELLEVUE, Wash. — What do a deep underwater volcano in Hawaii and Saturn's moon have in common? Astrobiologists are hoping the answer to that question...
08:12, 06/28/2019

Saudi Arabia says fires at Aramco sites 'under control' after drone attacks Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais provinces on Saturday sparked fires that the state oil company brought under control...
02:36, 09/14/2019

Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Trigger Fires Saudi Aramco: Fires broke out at two facilities of Saudi Arabia's state-run oil producer Saudi Aramco after they were struck by drones early Saturday,...
23:24, 09/14/2019

Saudi Aramco to supply extra 2 mln barrels/month to Indian Oil from July Saudi Aramco will supply Indian Oil Corp Ltd an extra 2 million barrels of crude every month during July-December, an executive of the state-run India...
07:24, 05/17/2019

Trump Condemns Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants US President Donald Trump on Saturday condemned drone attacks at two Saudi Aramco oil facilities that reportedly disrupted production and marked a new...
23:24, 09/14/2019

Saudi energy minister says attacks partially halted Aramco production Saudi Arabian energy minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Sunday that attacks on the kingdom's oil facilities have partially halted crude and ...
19:49, 09/14/2019

Fire At Saudi Aramco Facility Amid Tensions Over Attacks On Tankers A fire that broke out before dawn at a Saudi Aramco facility in the eastern city of Abqaiq has been brought under control, Saudi-owned Al Arabiya TV r...
23:24, 09/14/2019

A Tokyo Listing for Aramco Highlights Japan's Less-Stringent Disclosure Rules A Tokyo listing by Saudi Arabia’s Aramco would boost Japan’s effort to re-establish itself as a global financial center, but it could also highlight a...
02:36, 08/31/2019

Saudi Aramco aims to buy Reliance stake, reports lower earnings Saudi Aramco is planning a blockbuster investment in Reliance Industries , the Indian conglomerate said on Monday, as the Saudi energy giant diversifi...
06:26, 08/12/2019

Falih: Saudi Aramco extends offer to buy stake in Arctic LNG 2 - TASS Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih said Saudi Aramco had extended its offer to join Russian gas producer Novatek's Arctic LNG 2 project and that he...
01:00, 06/10/2019

"Locked And Loaded To Respond": Trump On Saudi Aramco Drone Attacks President Donald Trump announced on Sunday that he has authorized the release of oil from US strategic reserves after drone attacks cut Saudi Arabia's...
18:36, 09/15/2019

Political uncertainty puts London listing for Saudi Aramco in doubt Decision to rule out UK and Hong Kong would be major blow to both financial centresSaudi Arabia’s revived plans for a $2tn mega-listing of its state o...
13:12, 08/30/2019

Oil output will be fully back online by end of September, Aramco IPO on track, Saudis say Half of Saudi Arabia's crude production cut during Saturday's attack has been restored in the past two days, the kingdom's energy minis...
12:24, 09/17/2019

California Democrats push bill allowing noncitizens to hold party leadership roles California lawmakers proposed a bill last week that, if passed, would give noncitizens the chance to serve in state and local Democratic Party leaders...
12:48, 07/02/2019

Sacred Games Season 2 Adds Kalki Koechlin, Ranvir Shorey in 'Pivotal Roles' Kalki Koechlin and Ranvir Shorey have been cast in 'pivotal roles' for Sacred Games season 2, Netflix announced Monday with a first look of both in ph...
08:36, 05/06/2019

Actors Matt Damon, Christian Bale geared up for roles as Indy 500 honorary starters Neither Oscar winner has ever been to the Indy 500, but both say they are more than ready to wave the green flags to start the race.   ...
18:48, 05/25/2019

Easy Rider to Ulee's Gold: Peter Fonda's most memorable roles - video obituary A look back at the most memorable roles of actor Peter Fonda, who died at the age of 79 on Friday. Fonda was a well known figure of the 1960s counterc...
05:00, 08/17/2019

Welcome back! John Travolta re-enacts his iconic roles Danny Zuko and Vinnie Barbarino John Travolta brought some of his unforgettable roles back to life during a "John Travolt-Off" with Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show."   &...
07:00, 08/16/2019

Easy Rider to Ulee's Gold: Peter Fonda's most memorable roles – video obituary A look back at the most memorable roles of actor Peter Fonda, who died aged 79 on Friday. Fonda was a well-known figure of the 1960s counterculture mo...
00:48, 08/18/2019

Joe Root explains Joe Denly and Jason Roy swapping roles for fourth Ashes Test – video England captain confirms the expected switch of positions for Joe Denly and Jason Roy ahead of the fourth Ashes Test at Old Trafford, with the series ...
21:12, 09/03/2019

Relive Angelina Jolie's Most Iconic Roles: Tomb Raider, Maleficent & More on Her 44th Birthday Angelina Jolie is an action movie star, leading lady, Oscar-winning actress and overall badass female and today is her birthday. If you can believe i...
08:12, 06/04/2019

US-China rivalry could create two separate tech worlds, says Boston Consulting Group The U.S. and China may seem closer to an agreement on trade, but their competing ambitions for technological dominance are a possible sticking point, ...
02:24, 07/01/2019

American star Lilly King disqualified from 200-meter breaststroke preliminaries at worlds Lilly King, already the 100 breaststroke champ at these worlds, was disqualified following a first-place run in the 200-meter preliminaries Thursday. ...
01:00, 07/25/2019

Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz on Creating Worlds, and How to Tell If You're in an Alternate Timeline Readers of io9 are no doubt very aware that since leaving the site, co-founders Charlie Jane Anders and Annalee Newitz have gone on to write their own...
20:24, 08/29/2019

Yemeni Rebels Claim Drone Attacks On Saudi Arabia's Aramco Oil Plants Saudi Arabia's Aramco: Yemen's Iran-aligned Huthi rebels on Saturday claimed drone attacks on two Saudi oil facilities, according to the group's Al-Ma...
23:24, 09/14/2019

Yemen's Houthis claim drone attacks on Saudi Aramco plants - Masirah TV Yemen's Houthi group claimed responsibility for drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco plants in the kingdom's Eastern Province on Saturday, the group's mi...
04:24, 09/14/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control: Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a...
02:36, 09/14/2019

India's Reliance bets on tech for growth, announces stake sale to Aramco Reliance Industries said it would launch super-fast internet in India next month, stressing that partnerships would be its path to growth as it announ...
16:36, 08/13/2019

Aramco awards $18 billion in contracts to boost capacity at Marjan, Berri oilfields Saudi Aramco has awarded 34 contracts with a total value of $18 billion for engineering, procurement and construction projects at its Marjan and Berri...
07:48, 07/09/2019

Saudi Aramco IPO could be back on front burner, as company plans first ever investor call The success of Saudi Aramco's debt offering has given officials confidence that they can bring their IPO to market earlier than expected, sources...
16:48, 08/08/2019

Fires from drone attacks on two Aramco sites under control -Saudi govt spokesman Drone attacks on two Saudi Aramco factories in Abqaiq and Khurais on Saturday caused fires that the company's security forces brought under control, a...
23:01, 09/13/2019

New security fears jeopardize Saudi Aramco's public stock offering following attack An attack on Saudi Aramco's key oil facility raises questions about whether the schedule for the company's initial public stock offering wil...
08:24, 09/16/2019

Saudi Aramco 'one of the greatest companies in the world,' Russia's wealth fund chief says A change of leadership at oil giant Saudi Aramco and its delayed initial public offering (IPO) is not a concern, the head of Russia's sovereign w...
06:00, 09/04/2019

Sigourney Weaver, Bill Murray, and Dan Aykroyd to reprise their roles in Jason Reitman's Ghostbusters sequel Here’s what we know about Jason Reitman’s upcoming Ghostbusters movie: It’s a continuation of his dad’s two Ghostbusters films; Echo-1 will usher our ...
09:12, 06/09/2019

More actors of color are being cast in roles traditionally played by whites — while feeling extra pressure to succeed Broadway’s Audra McDonald and Christian Dante White talk about the challenges they face: “White actors aren’t thinking, ‘I’m being white.’ They’re jus...
00:00, 08/13/2019

Chris Pratt, Bryce Dallas Howard to reprise 'Jurassic World' roles for Universal ride Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard are set to reprise their "Jurassic World" roles in Universal Studios Hollywood's upcoming "Jurassic World" thrill ...
13:00, 05/24/2019

Andrew Cancio still juggling two worlds: World champ and full-time construction technician Andrew Cancio is a world titleholder and has a fight scheduled to defend his belt in a rematch against Alberto Machado on Saturday. But he still has a...
08:00, 06/20/2019

Rangers’ draft target Kaapo Kakko scores another ridiculous goal at IIHF Worlds When it comes to the 2019 NHL Draft, there’s really only one certainty as to what will happen on June 21 in Vancouver: the top two picks will be...
17:12, 05/16/2019

CBOE Holdings Announces Planned Changes in Board Leadership Roles at Close of Transaction with Bats Global Markets CHICAGO, Dec. 22, 2016/ PRNewswire/-- CBOE Holdings, Inc. announced today that William J. Brodsky, Susan M. Phillips and R. Eden Martin, among CBOE Ho...
20:00, 05/01/2019

From a Star Wars Queen to a Twisted Ballerina in Black Swan, Relive All of Natalie Portman's Epic Roles Throughout her career, Natalie Portman has always been one graceful, beautiful (black) swan. Because of this fact and because today Portman turns 38 ...
09:12, 06/09/2019

American swimmer Lilly King loses disqualification appeal for 200-meter breaststroke preliminaries at worlds American swimmer Lilly King lost an appeal of her DQ from the 200-meter breaststroke preliminaries at the world championships on Thursday.  ...
07:12, 07/25/2019

Anatomy of a Questionable YouTube Engagement: The Tangled Romantic Worlds of Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau Sure, why not? Controversy-courting YouTube stars Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau claim to have emerged from a weekend in Las Vegas engaged, though they c...
14:36, 06/24/2019

Oh Captain, My Captain (America), It's Chris Evans' Birthday & We're Celebrating With His Best Roles Three cheers for Captain America! Chris Evans is now 38 years old and we are happy to celebrate him and all his glory. The Boston native has been o...
12:00, 06/13/2019

'Shawshank Redemption' at 25: Why Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise pulled out of major roles Did you know Brad Pitt (and James Gandolfini) could have starred in "Shawshank Redemption"" Here's why both actors pulled out of the movie. ...
20:12, 09/15/2019

John Legend can harmonize: 'The Voice' star blends his roles of musician, dad, winemaker John Legend, the award-winning musician, has found a way to harmonize his roles of singer, dad, winemaker and coach of 'The Voice.' Here are...
09:12, 07/02/2019

North Pole and Polar Worlds review – why Inuit don't worry about north Exciting tales of heroic polar explorers make a great exhibition, but a book on the North Pole shows that times are too changed not to seek deeper nar...
10:00, 04/28/2019

GCC bonds weak on news of tankers hit in Gulf of Oman, Aramco bonds down International bonds issued by Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) governments were down on Thursday after two tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the ...
02:36, 06/13/2019

Saudi oil operations unaffected by Houthi drone attack, Saudi Aramco says A drone attack launched by Yemen's Houthi group on the Shaybah oil field in eastern Saudi Arabia on Saturday caused a "limited" fire at a gas plant bu...
08:36, 08/17/2019

Mandatory update coming to Windows 7, 2008 to kill off weak update hashes Enlarge Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 users will imminently have to deploy a mandatory patch if they want to continue updating their systems, a...
04:12, 05/02/2019

UPDATE 2-Boeing completes 737 MAX software update, working on pilot training plan Boeing Co said on Thursday it had completed a software update for its 737 MAX jets, which have been grounded worldwide since March after they were inv...
15:12, 05/16/2019

The Division 2 DOWN: Server Status Update Maintenance latest for Title Update 5 release The Division 2 Servers are going offline this morning for the new Title Update 5 release. Here's everything you need to know, including details on whe...
01:48, 07/30/2019

UPDATE 2-U.S. consumer bureau proposes update to debt-collection rules The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday proposed rules to clarify how debt collectors can communicate with consumers, curbing how oft...
12:24, 05/07/2019

The Division 2 TU5 Patch Notes Confirmed: Title Update 5 DLC update changes revealed Ubisoft has revealed the patch notes for The Division 2, revealing the headline changes for that are coming along with the newest DLC update - here's ...
12:12, 07/23/2019

World War Z Game Update: July 2019 FREE Six Skulls update and more coming this week Co-op shooter World War Z is getting a big update this week, and publisher Focus Home Interactive has promised that there's plenty to come in the next...
15:36, 07/02/2019

May update for the Pixel handsets includes a quarterly update to Android 9 The first week of May is almost over and since it is the beginning of a new month, Google has sent out its monthly update for the three generations of...
04:00, 05/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Boeing says has completed software update for 737 MAX jets Boeing Co said on Thursday it had completed a software update for its 737 MAX jets, which have been grounded worldwide since March after they were inv...
14:00, 05/16/2019

UPDATE 1-Tesla to update battery software following car fires Tesla Inc will update its battery software after two recent fires involving its Model S electric vehicles (EV) in Shanghai and Hong Kong, the U.S. aut...
00:48, 05/16/2019

Allison Williams' friends told her to get therapy after 'Get Out,' 'The Perfection' roles After terrifying moviegoers in 2017's "Get Out," Allison Williams is back with Netflix horror movie "The Perfection," playing a mysterious cellis...
11:24, 05/24/2019

Japan's Banks Are About to Get Even Feebler Japan’s banks are the weak link in its economic framework. If the government goes ahead with its tax increase, the problems will only get worse—and th...
03:00, 05/17/2019

Banks: III review – her best album yet (Harvest)Jillian Rose Banks has spent the past six years making fascinating, sedated songs that vacillate between trap-pop and R&B. Now, with music’s ...
03:00, 07/14/2019

Brazilian banks carry on regardless The rapid fall in interest rates in Brazil, from a peak of 14.25% in 2016 to 6.5% in February 2018, created expectations among analysts that the bigge...
11:48, 07/30/2019

The squeeze is on and banks will be feelin’ it We already know that savers have been hurt for a decade by extra-low interest rates. But now banks are also feeling pain. As you probably heard, the F...
13:12, 09/17/2019

Banks Had to ‘Dig in the Mud’ to Make Her New Album III Singer-songwriter Jillian Banks, known as Banks, helped popularize the brooding R&B sound that’s dominated pop this decade. Now, after a two-yea...
07:48, 07/11/2019

The best USB power banks for phones and tablets By Sarah Witman This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks,...
10:00, 06/07/2019

U.S. Fed's Daly says banks need to do right by customers, communities Banks need to change their internal cultures if they are to combat competition from technology companies for customers soured on traditional financial...
19:24, 06/02/2019

GRAPHIC-Take Five: Of Fed-aches and other central banks Investors around the globe are bracing for a second rate cut from the U.S. Federal Reserve at its policy-setting Federal Open Market Committee on Sept...
10:24, 09/13/2019

China criticizes possible US penalties against banks BEIJING (AP) — China has criticized Washington’s efforts to enforce U.S. law abroad following a news report three Chinese banks might be penaliz...
04:36, 06/25/2019

Banks Get the Late-Cycle Blues Quarterly results from a trio of big U.S. lenders showed slowing loan growth and declining net interest margins. Goldman Sachs looks less impacted tha...
08:00, 07/16/2019

Why Central Banks Down Under Are Finally Talking QE Australia and New Zealand’s central banks are pondering what until recently seemed unthinkable: deploying the types of extreme monetary policies that ...
14:12, 08/21/2019

RBI Allows Banks To Use Aadhaar For KYC Verification, 10 Things To Know Banks can now use Aadhaar numbers for Know-Your-Customer (KYC) verification if the customer gives consent, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Wed...
01:00, 05/30/2019

Japanese Banks Are Circling the Drain Banking in a country where almost nobody defaults sounds easy. For Japan’s lenders, it is anything but. After almost three decades of near-zero, zero,...
06:00, 08/06/2019

The banks are back with another big credit bubble Financial regulators need to rein in the growth of high-risk, high-yield lending to business. If they wait to act until they can say with certainty th...
05:12, 06/01/2019

International investment banks: It’s all about China International IBs pride themselves on the diversity of their business in Asia Pacific, but a bank without a decent China business in this region is no...
04:12, 05/09/2019

Is it time for Asian banks to go global? As Asia’s share of world GDP and global capital increases, the trend among Asia-based banks is for regional rather than global expansion. The region’s...
05:48, 05/09/2019

Swiss gov't OKs regulatory approach for big banks The Swiss government does not see any need for fundamental changes in the way big banks including UBS Group and Credit Suisse are regulated, it said o...
03:12, 07/03/2019

Banks Get Some Relief in Volcker-Rule Changes Banks are on the verge of getting some relief from Volcker-rule limits on speculative trading, one of the industry’s priorities in amending the regula...
18:12, 08/20/2019

Banks can help to alleviate the refugee crisis Humanitarian crises are emerging market issues and local banks are the best way to distribute aid. Banks should make it easier and cheaper to get fund...
05:53, 04/28/2019

What a ‘Direct Listing’ Is, and Why Banks Are Nervous Hot technology startups have traditionally raised the cash they needed to break into the big time through initial public offerings. IPOs became synony...
15:48, 06/19/2019

What can GGG learn from new trainer Johnathon Banks? Gennady Golovkin has selected Johnathon Banks as his new trainer, but was this the right call? Dan Rafael and Steve Kim examine the selection and the ...
12:36, 05/07/2019

Veteran NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57 Veteran NFL writer Don Banks died in his sleep the day after attending the 2019 Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony in Canton, Ohio. He wa...
06:48, 08/05/2019

Europe's Banks Warn About Prospects Banks in Germany, Italy and Holland, warned that making money and improving operations are becoming more challenging as already-low interest rates loo...
02:48, 08/08/2019

Brian Banks knows that it’s an inspirational drama but isn’t quite sure why “Freedom doesn’t just start on the football field,” intones Brian Banks (Aldis Hodge) at the outset of his semi-inspirational, semi-harrowing true sto...
02:48, 08/07/2019

Trump Says He Didn’t Need To Borrow From Banks WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is insisting he didn’t borrow from many banks because he “didn’t need the money,” not...
06:24, 05/20/2019

Why is hospital security lagging behind banks? A recent MIT study revealed that the healthcare sector “has lagged behind other industries in protecting its main stakeholder (ie, patients)&#x...
05:00, 05/16/2019

A New Central Bank Approach: Pay Banks to Lend If you think negative interest rates are weird, brace yourself: The European Central Bank is about to start lending to some banks at less than it pays...
06:00, 09/17/2019

EU fines Citigroup, JPMorgan, 3 other banks $1.2B for collusion The European Commission fined five banks more than $1 billion Thursday, including Citigroup and JPMorgan, for participating in collusion activities in...
08:24, 05/16/2019

Warren Buffett Is a Huge Backer of U.S. Banks Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway holds nearly $100 billion in financial-services stocks, underscoring the size of the billionaire investor’s ongoin...
13:24, 08/14/2019

Banks Want Reassurance on Payday-Type Loans Some lenders want to get back into the business of offering short-term, small-dollar loans to cash-strapped customers but are wary of running afoul of...
16:36, 09/06/2019

As Banks Report Earnings, Fed Looks to Take Away the Punch Bowl Big banks start reporting earnings Monday, and investors will be watching for signs of how much the Fed’s change in policy could hurt their business....
09:36, 07/14/2019

'More transparency' needed on who banks are financing, says investor Eric Borremans of Pictet Asset Management discusses the investment strategy that takes into account environmental, social and corporate governance fac...
22:24, 07/04/2019

What’s Suspicious? Here’s How Banks Apply the Smell Test The phrase “if you see something, say something” isn’t just about packages left on the subway. Banks around the world have a similar duty. The first l...
14:48, 05/23/2019

Banks boost Wall Street with G20 in focus U.S. stocks rose on Friday, as big banks gained after clearing the Federal Reserve's stress test, while investors kept a watch on the G20 summit where...
11:12, 06/28/2019

Don't have a down payment for a house? Banks might have a deal for you About 69% of prospective home buyers say the big barrier to buying is saving enough for a down payment and costs, says a new Bank of America survey. ...
04:12, 09/06/2019

The Fed’s plan to speed up payments despite banks’ resistance Most countries today settle and clear retail bank transfers within minutes if not seconds. In the US it takes days -- and the banks want it that way.R...
16:00, 08/12/2019

The German Tax-Dodge Probe That’s Roiling Banks The investment seemed virtually risk-free, guaranteeing hefty returns after only a short season of trading. By exploiting how Germany once taxed divid...
03:36, 06/27/2019

'On Tap' Licensing For Small Finance Banks Under Study, Says RBI The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday said it was considering 'on-tap' licensing facility for small finance banks and proposed to issue the draf...
11:12, 06/06/2019

African Americans underserved by U.S. banks: study Many African Americans have difficulty accumulating savings in part because they lack access to mainstream financial services like banking, a new stud...
01:12, 08/13/2019

Big Banks Seek to Liberate Billions of Dollars Banks have complained for years about a key feature of the Dodd-Frank overhaul requiring them to keep billions of dollars of cash in reserve. Some are...
03:48, 05/06/2019

Cost of equity is the new answer to banks' low profits Debate around the UniCredit-Commerzbank merger will centre on its impact on European banks’ share prices as Eurosceptic populism makes cost cutting mo...
07:48, 04/28/2019

Japan's Banks Squeezed by Zero-Yield Experiment A few years after the Bank of Japan fixed the yield of the 10-year government bond to around zero to encourage economic investment, market demand has ...
05:48, 06/26/2019

Top banks' commodities revenue up 6 pct in first quarter - report Commodities-related revenue at the 12 biggest investment banks was 6% higher in the first three months of this year than in the same period in 2018 th...
04:48, 05/30/2019

SBI Says Monitoring Exposure To Shadow Banks "Very Closely" A series of defaults at lender Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Service Ltd last year raised concerns about the country's shadow banking industry...
11:12, 06/06/2019

Banks Confront Fed on Faster Financial Payments Big banks are fighting a likely U.S. government effort to speed up how money moves through its payments system, arguing this could derail their privat...
12:36, 08/04/2019

The Middle East’s Best Banks for Asia 2019 Asia’s importance in global trade, helped by China’s ideas, innovation and growth and allied to the Middle East’s drive to improve living standards an...
07:48, 04/28/2019

12 State-Run Banks Instead Of 27 In Government's Mega Mergers State-run banks will be merged to form a dozen strong lenders, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced on Friday. The Punjab National Bank, Orie...
16:24, 08/30/2019

Banks won’t take sides in Trump subpoena fight NEW YORK (AP) — Two banks that have done business with Donald Trump say they aren’t taking sides in a fight between the president and House Demo...
14:24, 05/07/2019

Carlyle lines up banks for PA Consulting sale The private equity backers of PA Consulting Group, one of the world's oldest management consultancies, are lining up bankers to oversee a prospective ...
17:48, 07/29/2019

Slovenian banks Jan-May profit up 16.4%, bad loans fall Slovenian banks had a joint net profit of 268.3 million euros ($301.46 million)in the first five months of 2019 versus 230.5 million in the same peri...
03:24, 07/18/2019

Sasha Banks ‘re-evaluated’ her life during WWE absence Sasha Banks has lifted the lid on her recent WWE hiatus and revealed she just needed to “step back and re-evaluate” her life. “The Boss” had vanished ...
14:12, 09/13/2019

Banks Can Now Use Aadhaar For Identity Verification With Consent The RBI specifies Know Your Customer (KYC) norms to be followed by banks and other entities regulated by it for various customer services, including o...
18:48, 05/29/2019

Koepka banks on caddie's local knowledge American Brooks Koepka believes he has a "big advantage" in this week's British Open in the form of his local-born caddie who grew up playing on Royal...
06:12, 07/16/2019

Preserve your ammunition, BIS urges top central banks Bank for International Settlements (BIS) chief Agustin Carstens has urged top central banks to preserve their ammunition for more serious economic dow...
06:00, 06/30/2019

Mexico: Banks free Pemex from bondage HSBC, JPMorgan and Mizuho lend Mexico’s oil company $8 billion after investors show no interest in non-deal roadshow – and that’s the least of the fir...
12:24, 05/23/2019

Trump Has Some Extremely Angry Thoughts About Banks Following a New York Times report that Deutsche Bank had flagged his transactions for possible money laundering (and then let the matter die), Preside...
08:00, 05/20/2019

Warren’s plans for Big Tech and Big Banks are big trouble Last week, Elizabeth Warren made it clear she wants to reign in the banks and Wall Street, and break up Big Tech. What dumb ideas. Perhaps the lawyer-...
08:36, 09/15/2019

In a fracturing world, central banks still stuck together The last time major central banks shifted gears together, it was a cooperative move to keep the financial crisis of a decade ago from becoming a full-...
22:24, 09/10/2019

RBI To Enhance Monitoring Of Shadow Banks: Shaktikanta Das The comment comes at a time when there are fears that India may be facing a major crisis in its shadow banking sector after shares of mortgage lender ...
08:24, 06/09/2019

Toshiba Memory to borrow 900 bln yen from a group of banks Japan's flash memory maker Toshiba Memory Holdings Corp said on Friday it would borrow 900 billion yen ($8.28 billion) from Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Co...
08:00, 05/31/2019

Fed Wants to Teach Banks Through Stress Tests, Not Fail Them A top Federal Reserve official said his agency’s tests of whether big banks can withstand a future economic shock need to be more predictable and easi...
16:48, 07/09/2019

Khartoum banks shuttered on second day of opposition strikes Banks in the Sudanese capital Khartoum were closed on Wednesday on the second day of strikes organized by protest and opposition groups to pressure mi...
18:12, 05/29/2019

Foreign-Owned Banks’ Results Could Sweeten Further Under Tax Law Large U.S. financial institutions reaped a windfall from the 2017 Trump tax cuts. Now foreign banks are pushing for favorable treatment from Treasury....
03:36, 07/19/2019

New North Korea sanctions would tell Chinese banks: It's us or them A new round of sanctions targeting North Korea would force Chinese banks to choose between doing business with the United States and doing business wi...
18:12, 06/27/2019

How multilateral development banks moved to Asia The alphabet soup of multilaterals in the region has become hard to understand during the past decade, so Euromoney tries to read between the acronyms...
04:12, 05/09/2019

How Asia’s banks fight back against disruption This is the region where fintech disruption has been most potent. Underbanked and with large populations comfortable with smartphones, Asia has been f...
06:24, 05/09/2019

European banks are ahead of the millennial zeitgeist Europe’s banking sector’s investment in fintech and ESG merits more confidence than their exposure to negative European Central Bank rates might sugge...
04:12, 09/16/2019

Fintech start-ups are now more ready to work with banks, says ANZ exec Sreeram Iyer, chief operating officer for institutional business at ANZ, said "it was quite hard to find adequately mature fintechs" a few years ago....
21:12, 06/26/2019

ATM Charges Levied By Banks For Making Cash Transactions The ATM charges apply depending on the type - whether it belongs to the same bank where the customer's account is located or some other bank - and nat...
11:03, 08/11/2019

Fed approves buyback, dividend plans for all largest banks NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Reserve has approved all the capital plans that the nation’s 18 largest banks submitted as part of this year’s...
14:00, 06/27/2019

UK's interfaith food banks are filling welfare gaps As poverty levels in the UK increase many of those affected are turning to food banks run by churches and mosques to get by. Damaging welfare cuts by ...
03:36, 06/29/2019

RBI Asks Banks To Link Some Loans To External Benchmark The RBI said lenders would now have to link all new floating rate personal or retail loans and floating rate loans to MSMEs to an external benchmark....
16:48, 09/04/2019

Want To Open A Zero Balance Savings Account? Here's What Top Banks Offer Major commercial banks such as public sector lender State Bank of India (SBI) and its private sector peer HDFC Bank offer zero balance accounts such a...
11:03, 08/11/2019

U.S. banks limp away from hopes of interest margin expansion Big U.S. banks are under pressure again, as policymakers around the globe have dashed any hopes that the industry might finally be able to earn more m...
12:48, 08/07/2019

EU banks worry about dividends as capital demands jump Major European Union banks face a collective shortfall of 135 billion euros ($153 billion) to meet global capital requirements by 2027, meaning they m...
07:24, 07/03/2019

Tax authorities mount raids on 19 German banks and homes Investigation is linked to Panama Papers and part of money laundering allegationsEleven banks and eight private homes and offices across Germany have...
20:12, 05/15/2019

No Legal Representation For Defaulters In Banks' Proceedings: Top Court The Supreme Court has held that a person has no "right" to be represented by a lawyer in "in-house" proceedings initiated by banks or financial instit...
13:12, 05/12/2019

Big Banks' Trading Desks Suffer Despite Market Rally Three big U.S. banks say their trading revenue was on track to fall roughly 5% in the second quarter from a year earlier despite a rebound in stocks i...
07:24, 06/28/2019

Why India’s Troubled Shadow Banks Spook the Market India’s $42 billion shadow-banking system has been creaking since one of the country’s biggest infrastructure lenders unexpectedly halted debt repayme...
21:24, 07/02/2019

Financial crime: Can Europe’s banks wash themselves clean? European banks are trying to put a devastating series of money-laundering scandals behind them, but the crisis is far from over. The extra costs it im...
07:24, 09/02/2019

Top Australian banks join IBM, Scentre in blockchain project Australia's top three banks said on Thursday they have agreed to partner with IBM and shopping mall owner Scentre Group to test blockchain technology ...
18:48, 07/03/2019

Banks Fled FHA Loan Program. The Government Wants Them Back The Federal Housing Administration is set to clarify rules and compliance standards for its mortgage program in an effort to get banks to start making...
13:12, 05/09/2019

Sperm banks: is there a dark side to their rising popularity? A growing number of women in the capital are turning to sperm banks to fulfil their dream of having a baby. But with a burgeoning black market, is the...
23:24, 08/14/2019

Brazil's Banco Pan hires banks for share offering of up to $376 mln Brazilian lender Banco Pan SA has hired four investment banks to manage a share offering valued at as much as 1.5 billion reais ($376.43 million), tw...
08:24, 08/13/2019

These are the top 15 US banks ranked by the mobile banking features consumers value most This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. This report is exclusively ava...
18:24, 05/07/2019

Big Banks Fined by EU for Foreign-Exchange Market Misconduct Five global banks were fined a total of $1.2 billion for manipulating the foreign-currency market by exchanging sensitive information and trading plan...
05:24, 05/16/2019

Charges Levied By Top Banks In Case Of A 'Cheque Bounce' Cheque bounce is a 'dishonour of cheque' that happens when the account holder has non-sufficient funds (NSF) in the bank account or if the signatures ...
00:36, 06/02/2019

Political war: General Johnson banks on the element of surprise Military strategists from the ancient Chinese war leader Sun Tzu to the French general Napoleon Bonaparte have trumpeted the element of surprise in an...
05:24, 08/29/2019

Man sought after allegedly robbing multiple Tucson banks TUCSON – A man is wanted in connection to multiple bank robberies across the Old Pueblo, Tucson Police Department reported Wednesday morning. TP...
20:00, 07/03/2019

Manchester Extinction Rebellion activists glue themselves to banks Barclays and HSBC targeted on final day of protests against fossil fuel investmentsEnvironmental protesters have glued themselves to banks in Manchest...
23:48, 09/02/2019

NFL writer Don Banks dies at 57 after covering hall ceremony Don Banks, a longtime NFL writer who worked at Sports Illustrated for 16 years, has died after covering the Pro Football Hall of Fame inductions in Ca...
08:48, 08/06/2019

Activists urge banks not to finance Ugandan oil pipeline A group of 30 international and local campaign groups have petitioned two banks to abandon plans to raise funds to build an oil pipeline to export Uga...
00:24, 06/08/2019

Big Banks Push to Free Up $40 Billion From Postcrisis Restrictions The biggest U.S. banks are ramping up efforts to secure a regulatory reprieve they believe will give them access to a nearly $40 billion pot of money ...
14:00, 05/07/2019

Here's A Comparison Of Monthly Average Balance Requirements In Top Banks Banks such as State Bank of India (SBI), HDFC and ICICI Bank charge a penalty from the customers failing to maintain the required monthly average bala...
01:24, 08/14/2019

EU fines banks over $1 billion over foreign exchange cartel BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union regulators have fined five banks a total of more than 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) for allegedly colluding in the tra...
04:00, 05/16/2019

Shares in big banks climb as Fed approves capital plans Shares in the S&P 500 bank index rose 2.6% on Friday after the U.S. Federal Reserve approved the capital plans of the biggest U.S. banks, giving them...
11:12, 06/28/2019

BoE: UK banks can withstand Brexit and trade war double-whammy Britain's financial system is strong enough to cope with the shock of a trade war-driven global slowdown even if it coincides with a "disorderly" Brex...
12:24, 07/11/2019

EU fines major banks €1 billion over currency cartels Regulators in the European Union have levied a hefty fine on Barclays, Royal Bank of Scotland, Citigroup, JPMorgan and Japan's MUFG over collusion in ...
20:00, 05/16/2019

Government Should Focus On Agriculture, Shadow Banks, Says SBI Research In its research report, SBI's Economic Research Department said that ideally government should keep the fiscal deficit numbers constant for the next t...
08:00, 07/02/2019

They Rode Out Dorian in the Outer Banks. Now Comes the Hard Part. After Ocracoke Island, N.C., was evacuated, residents who stayed behind saw their village inundated by a storm surge. In its wake, they are taking sto...
20:48, 09/08/2019

U.S. banks play cat-and-mouse game with Fed on capital returns An annual stress test of banks introduced by U.S. regulators after the 2007-09 financial crisis to prevent taxpayer bailouts has become a fight over h...
17:36, 06/28/2019

Foreign funds loosen bearish bet on big Italian banks Funds that built big short positions in Italy's leading banks from early 2018 have lowered the size of their bets in the last few months as political ...
18:12, 05/22/2019

Macaskill on markets: Investment banks and the sharing economy Bankers in Europe have discussed pooling resources across different institutions for some years, as the threat from bigger US rivals has become painfu...
07:36, 09/13/2019

Banks could reap $100 million in fees from LSE-Refinitiv deal A pool of ten investment banks working on the London Stock Exchange Group's $27 billion purchase of financial-data business Refinitiv could reap advis...
13:24, 08/01/2019

Rep. Jim Banks: Make good on promises made to veterans Memorial Day is rapidly approaching, the time when Americans of all walks of life pause and honor the sacrifices of our armed forces. As the keepers o...
22:24, 05/05/2019

Dorian: Help arrives for stranded Outer Banks residents Hurricane Dorian has slammed North Carolina, leaving tens of thousands without electricity as help arrives for about 800 stranded in the Outer Banks....
20:00, 09/07/2019

Purdue Pharma owners hid millions in Swiss banks: NY AG The family that owns OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma used Swiss bank accounts to conceal the transfer of millions of dollars from the company to themsel...
13:12, 09/14/2019

Facebook's Libra Could Give Dollar, Banks Some Welcome Competition Facebook’s new digital currency has the potential to become a true alternative to national currencies by creating a de facto central bank, which other...
06:48, 06/26/2019

Banks pass the pain of negative rates to their depositors Any market sell-off in advance of coming recession will raise the cost for banks of holding their customers’ cash and make them look again at open ban...
14:48, 08/27/2019

California Senate OKs Special Banks for Marijuana Retailers SACRAMENTO, CA – The California Senate has voted to allow special banks to handle money from legal marijuana retailers. Recreational marijuana u...
19:12, 05/21/2019

Emerging Market Central Banks Keep Cutting Rates Then, interest rate hikes by emerging market central banks outstripped or matched cuts for nine straight months as they battled the fallout from a str...
08:00, 07/02/2019

Germany planning to set 0.25% countercyclical capital buffer for banks Germany's Financial Stability Board suggested the introduction of a countercyclical capital buffer of 0.25% for banks to ensure lending should there b...
06:24, 05/27/2019

RBI Launches Application For Filing Online Complaints Against Banks Customers can lodge complaints against any regulated entity with public interface such as commercial banks, urban cooperative banks, non-banking finan...
13:12, 06/24/2019

Things Can Get Worse for Japan's Struggling Regional Banks Ultralow interest rates are making it a miserable year for Japanese banks, with many stocks hitting historic lows. The bad news is that things can sti...
01:36, 08/20/2019

San Francisco Fed Wants to Reward Banks for Climate-Change Loans The Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco says banks can get extra credit for making loans that help communities adapt to climate change and prepare f...
13:36, 06/17/2019

Why central banks should forget about 2% inflation | Jeffrey Frankel Economists remain fixated on the need for 2% inflation. It’s time to move onThe Federal Reserve has some reasons to cut interest rates at its 31 July ...
22:36, 07/26/2019

BOE's Carney: Central Banks Have Weapons to Fight Next Downturn The possibility of a slowdown “has gone up” around the world but the world’s major central banks still have the capability of responding, Bank of Engl...
20:24, 09/10/2019

UAE banks are embracing financial technology to evolve and grow Fintechs (financial technology) are disrupting the financial markets across the world and have become the driving force for having a direct impact on ...
06:48, 09/12/2019

European shares edge up, aided by banks, Adidas European shares ticked higher on Friday, helped by gains among banks and Germany's Adidas, one day after the regional index suffered its worst loss in...
02:24, 05/03/2019

North Carolina's islands: the beauty of the Outer Banks The remote, pristine islands of North Carolina are rich with dunes, wildlife – and the ghost of BlackbeardThere is no horizon: only the odd hint indic...
09:00, 07/29/2019

Beto O’Rourke Urges Banks to Cut Services for Gun Sales The candidate said he wanted credit card companies and other financial institutions to stop providing services for sales of assault-style weapons, amo...
14:24, 09/12/2019

World's central banks to tackle technology with BIS innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely...
05:12, 06/30/2019

Smart & Final changes on US$340m loan could mean losses for banks NEW YORK, June 18 (LPC) - A US$340m term loan backing Apollo Global Management’s purchase of supermarket chain Smart & Final priced on Tuesday morning...
12:12, 06/18/2019

No Space To Keep Coins, Banks Tell Shirdi Sai Baba Temple The counting of cash collected in donation boxes of the famous Sai Baba temple in Shirdi was on Friday cancelled as bank officials did not turn up cit...
07:00, 06/14/2019

World's central banks tackle technology with innovation hub Central banks grappling with fast-changing financial technology and companies like Facebook moving into finance will aim to work together more closely...
05:12, 06/30/2019

The best power banks of 2019: portable chargers to keep your gadgets going Power banks are one of the ultimate accessories for the modern gadget lover to have stowed away at the bottom of their bag. Whether it's to ...
07:12, 06/20/2019

Central banks to question Facebook over Libra cryptocurrency Facebook is about to undergo further scrutiny of its Libra cryptocurrency, and it may have to answer some difficult questions. Officials speaking to ...
16:36, 09/15/2019

RBI Closely Monitoring 50 Shadow Banks For Signs Of Contagion In its latest Financial Stability Report, the Reserve Bank of India warned that any failure among the largest of the non-bank finance companies or hou...
21:12, 07/21/2019

Big Banks Ace First Round of Federal Reserve's 'Stress Tests' The biggest banks in the U.S. have enough reserves to continue lending in a severe economic downturn, the Federal Reserve said in its annual review of...
02:48, 06/22/2019

Dollars in the detail: banks pan for gold in 'data lakes' From sending special offers on restaurants to burger-loving current account holders to selling anonymized credit card records, banks are racing to mon...
03:00, 06/21/2019

Mexico's Leftist President Emerges as Unlikely Friend to Big Banks Andrés Manuel López Obrador believes a greater reliance on banks will lead to a reduction in Mexicans’ dependence on untraceable cash transactions, wh...
03:12, 05/21/2019

Big Banks Struggled With Fed Communications Ahead of July FOMC As the Federal Reserve prepared to implement its first interest rate cut in over a decade, many of Wall Street’s biggest banks weren’t happy with the ...
12:13, 08/23/2019

Armed robber holds up two banks with a ripe avocado Holy guacamole, this guy’s got stones. A 47-year-old man in Beersheba, the largest city in Israel’s Negev desert, has been arrested for ag...
13:00, 06/10/2019

RBI Ordered To Review Its Disclosure Policy On Banks Under RTI: 10 Points The Supreme Court last week gave the Reserve Bank of India "a last opportunity" to disclose details such as its list of wilful defaulters under Right ...
00:12, 04/29/2019

Google Pay inches closer to US ubiquity with support for 32 new banks Formed in 2018 by combining Google Wallet and the 2015-released Android Pay platform, Google Pay is probably not as widely used in the US as arch-riva...
01:36, 05/22/2019

Fed says largest banks would survive crisis, in latest tests NEW YORK (AP) — The Federal Reserve is saying that 18 of the nation’s largest and most complex banks passed its stress tests and are strong enou...
14:00, 06/21/2019

Looking To Invest In FDs? Compare Interest Rates Paid By Top Banks Some fixed deposits come with a premature withdrawal facility while some require a compulsory lock-in period. Fixed deposit interest rates are also hi...
05:49, 04/28/2019

Nicaragua warns banks of sanctions if they join strike Nicaragua's finance minister warned banks Wednesday that the government will sanction those that participate in a general strike scheduled for Thursda...
16:00, 05/22/2019

Banks Warm to Mortgage Bonds That Burned Them in 2008 Lenders all but gave up on packaging mortgages into securities and selling them after the financial crisis. But now banks like Citigroup, Goldman Sach...
05:00, 09/16/2019

Moody's downgrades outlook for global investment banks Ratings firm Moody's downgraded its outlook for global investment banks (GIB) Tuesday from "positive" to "stable" citing the slowdown in growth, ...
21:12, 08/27/2019

How Politics Constrain Federal Reserve and Other Central Banks Top economists will meet in Jackson, Wyo., this week for a meeting sponsored by the Kansas City Fed. But politicians gathering in France hold the real...
16:12, 08/22/2019

Fortnite Update 9.20 Time: Epic Games confirm next Fortnite update and server downtime Today Epic Games has finally confirmed when the next Fortnite Update will be released on PS4, Xbox and the many other devices capable of playing Fortn...
21:12, 06/05/2019

Middle East: The Gulf's banks improve their Asia focus Asia’s importance in global trade, helped by China’s ideas, innovation and growth and allied to the Middle East’s drive to improve living standards an...
07:48, 04/28/2019

Wall Street banks bailing on troubled U.S. farm sector In the wake of the U.S. housing meltdown of the late 2000s, JPMorgan Chase & Co hunted for new ways to expand its loan business beyond the troubled mo...
05:48, 07/11/2019

U.S. Midwest farm economy hit hard by record floods: Fed banks U.S. farm incomes in the Midwest and Mid-Southern states declined yet again in the second quarter of 2019, as record floods devastated a wide swath of...
19:36, 08/08/2019

Big Banks vs. Big Tech: Are internet giants poised to take over the financial system? The IMF report outlines three potential scenarios for the relationship between big tech and commercial banks; coexistence, complimentary and takeover....
03:36, 07/22/2019